Injured man appeal in Dublin 'explosion'

Injured man appeal in Dublin 'explosion'

Police have appealed for information about an injured man who took a taxi following a suspected explosion which damaged a number of homes in Dublin.

It happened at 11pm on Sunday in the Long Lane area of the city, where a car was found on fire.Army bomb experts were called out and the scene was preserved for a full technical examination.Gardaí said they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident and have appealed for information about an injured, bleeding man who was seen getting a taxi.He is believed to have been picked up outside a takeaway or pub at about 11pm on the New Street and Clanbrassil Street junction and headed towards St Patrick's Cathedral.Police have asked the taxi driver - or any others who were approached by a man matching the description at the time and place in question - to get in touch with them.

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